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duststorm

(ˈdʌstˌstɔːm)
n
(Physical Geography) a windstorm that whips up clouds of dust
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Also the winds brought rumbling earthquake and duststorm, thunder and lightning and the lurid thunderbolt, which are the shafts of great Zeus, and carried the clangour and the warcry into the midst of the two hosts.
Talking to Qatar Tribune, the Head of Forecast and Analysis Section of the Met department Abdulla Mohammed al Mannai said, "The moderate, fresh southeasterly and south-westerly winds coupled with the heavy sandstorm in the eastern part of the Gulf areas have caused the duststorm.
MULTAN -- Multan Electric Power Company (MEPCO) authorities began work on repairing/replacing transmission line poles which were damaged due to duststorm at Basti Nawaz Pur of Mozart Kirpalpur in suburban area of Multan four days ago last Sunday.
The duststorm in the city is reportedly as severe as it is impossible to catch a glimpse of things nearby.
Duststorms, 'sandstorms and related NOAA Activities in the Middle East'.
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while New Yorkers escape a duststorm on the choking streets
Scientists should develop mango varieties having good nutritional value but low Fructose and Sucrose, have exotic taste and aroma, are in good shape and colour, have more pulp and smaller stone and a stronger connecting branch so it does not fall due to duststorm, Gulzar said during visit to different sections of Mango Research Institute (MRI) here on Tuesday.
MULTAN -- Light rain and duststorm Sunday turned weather pleasant in city.
Dust waves hovered over Jeddah on Sunday as meteorologists predicted Makkah and Madinah regions to be affected as well by the duststorm.
The shortage of coal has arisen at a time when Delhi and the National Capital Region are battling the sweltering heat without power due to the breakdown in transmission facilities blamed primarily on the freak duststorm of May 30.